Movies like The Trade Off

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The Trade Off (2013)
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The Trade Off (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A man is forced to re-evaluate the choices he's made in his life.
Style: psychological, sexy, serious, disturbing
Plot: love triangle, confession, husband wife relationship, guilty conscience, love, erotica, seduction, betrayal, self discovery, infidelity, adultery, dysfunctional family, duplicity, promiscuity, marital problem, extramarital affair, selfishness, dysfunctional marriage, marital crisis, sex, african american, jealousy, lust, sexual obsession, sexual attraction ...

Most similar movies to The Trade Off

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and sexual films with plots about infidelity, adultery, couples, husband wife relationship, extramarital affair, love and romance and couple relations mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Trade Off: Gilles' Wife (2004), The Significant Other (2018), Another Woman's Husband (2000), 20 Fingers (2004), The Lickerish Quartet (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 807
Gilles' Wife (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Luxembourg, Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Gilles' wife, Elise, who smiles when she thinks of him, cooks and scrubs and cheerfully makes love to him, suspects during her third pregnancy that he is having an affair with her coquettish younger sister, Victorine. Elise suffers, usually in ...
Style: psychological, touching, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, betrayal, infidelity, pregnancy, sister sister relationship, extramarital affair, jealousy, love affair, dysfunctional family, society, couples, family problems ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Significant Other (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Directed by Joel Lamangan, “The Significant Other” follows the story of a rising fashion model (Erich Gonzales) who catches up and becomes BFFs with her catwalk idol (Lovi Poe). But all hell breaks lose when they realize that they are in love ...
Style: captivating, realistic, touching, serious, sincere ...
Plot: love triangle, ambition, husband wife relationship, infidelity, betrayal, family relations, class differences, secret, femme fatale, dysfunctional marriage, love, intrigue ...
Place: singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Another Woman's Husband (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Laurel signs up for swimming lessons, she becomes best friends with her teacher Susan - until they realize Laurel’s boyfriend and Susan’s husband are the same man.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, contemplative, gloomy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, friendship, haunted by the past, infidelity, fall in love, couples, family relations, family problems, love and romance, betrayal, double life, female bonding ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.6
 416
20 Fingers (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A film in several episodes with Bijan Daneshmand and Mania Akbari, exposing some of the issues of men and women within the confines of tradition and family life in Iran. Each episode displays a different form of male/female interaction. The placing ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, feminist film, contemplative ...
Plot: infidelity, family relations, family problems, couples, life is a bitch, dishonesty, human nature, unwanted pregnancy, society, husband wife relationship, love, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east, iran, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Lickerish Quartet (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, USA, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A jaded, wealthy couple watch a blue movie in their castle home along with her adult son. The son is testy, so they go into town and watch a circus-like thrill ride. The daredevil woman in the show looks exactly like one of the women in the movie, ...
Style: sexual, atmospheric, sexy, serious, erotic ...
Plot: infidelity, love and romance, hidden identity, mysterious character, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, rise and fall, love triangle, celebrity culture, obsession, couple relations, family life ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.4
 28K
Live Flesh (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A scorned ex-convict forces himself into the lives of the couple who put him behind bars.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, intense, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, strong sexual content, lust, paraplegic, bus, sexual relations, adultery, obsession, love triangle, danger, haunted by the past, desire ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, barcelona spain, sarajevo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A sexually repressed woman's husband is having an affair with her sister. The arrival of a visitor with a rather unusual fetish changes everything.
Style: sexy, sexual, talky, witty, psychological ...
Plot: voyeurism, infidelity, sexuality, videotaping, yuppie, therapist, drifter, sexual obsession, interview, sexual relations, couple relations, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.2
 201K
Closer (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A witty, romantic, and very dangerous love story about chance meetings, instant attractions, and casual betrayals. Two couples disintegrate when they begin destructive adulterous affairs with each other.
Style: sexy, intellectual, melancholic, psychological, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: adultery, infidelity, love triangle, sexual attraction, photographer, love affair, marriage, obsession, depression, complex characters, divorce, love at first sight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, europe, england, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.8
 316
Secret Love (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two months after their wedding, Yeon-Yi (Yoon Jin-Seo)'s husband Jin-woo (Yoo Ji-Tae)gets into an accident and falls into a coma. During this time, Yeon-Yi's life shatters from the seams. She misses her deadlines for work, while she has ...
Style: emotional, realistic, disturbing, psychological, sexual ...
Plot: twins, love triangle, forbidden love, love and romance, dangerous attraction, couples, coma, seduction, betrayal, husband wife relationship, incest, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Unanswered Prayers (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After his football career, Ben Beck returned to his Virginia small town and joined the family building firm. His family happiness with wife Lorrie and adolescent son Jessie is suddenly tested by the return of Ben's first high-school love, Ava ...
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, atmospheric, sexy ...
Plot: family relations, love and romance, homecoming, couples, society, adultery, husband wife relationship, infidelity, father son relationship, seduction, family business, lovers reunited ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.6
 9K
Faces (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: An old married man leaves his wife for a younger woman. Shortly after, his ex-wife also begins a relationship with a younger partner.
Style: talky, biting, suspense, clever, sincere ...
Plot: prostitute, suburbs, infidelity, adultery, divorce, love, dysfunctional family, dishonesty, society, couple relations, suburban life, self discovery ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.4
 3K
Zandalee (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Bored with her marriage to burnt out poet turned corporate executive Thierry, Zandalee falls prey to an old friend of her husband, the manipulative and egotistical Johhny and becomes enmeshed in a sensual, passionate and destructive affair.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, adultery, extramarital affair, family problems, sexual attraction, dysfunctional marriage, passion, manipulation, tragic love, manipulations, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
This Girl's Life (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: "Slice of life" take on life of international porn celebrity, Moon, and her musings on modern life, love and loss.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, thought provoking, sexy ...
Plot: porn actress, infidelity, investigation, lifestyle, life is a bitch, showbiz, parents and children, human nature, sexual relations, love affair, family problems, starlet ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Babysitters (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Shirley is a good student who works as a babysitter in order to make money for college. One night Michael, a father Shirley works for, confesses he's unhappy with married life. Shirley has a crush on Michael, and seizes this ...
Style: dark humor, disturbing, sexual, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: adultery, prostitute, high school, infidelity, teenager, lifestyle, juvenile delinquency, social decay, parents and children, dysfunctional family, teenage life, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.3
 4K
Mon Amour (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Marta is a young housewife, married to Dario, a successful book publisher. Although she still loves her husband, Marta hasn't been able to achieve sexual satisfaction for months due to their dull and predictable love life. While staying in ...
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, sexy, sexual
Plot: erotic fantasy, vaginal penetration, unfaithful wife, lust, sexual pleasure, double penetration, infidelity, unhappy marriage, sexual relations, love and romance, sexual desire, extramarital affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.4
 51K
Crash (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After getting into a serious car accident, a TV director discovers an underground sub-culture of scarred, omnisexual car-crash victims who use car accidents and the raw sexual energy they produce to try to rejuvenate his sex life with his wife.
Style: erotic, bleak, disturbing, psychological, serious ...
Plot: lust, masochism, deviant sex, sexual relations, explicit sex, obsession, sexuality, car accident, infidelity, hospital, sexual obsession, sexual perversion ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Happy Ending (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The triumphs and failures of middle age as seen through the eyes of runaway American housewife Mary Wilson (Jean Simmons), a woman who believes that ultimate reality exists above and beyond the routine procedures of conscious, uninspired, everyday ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, suspenseful, touching ...
Plot: midlife crisis, dysfunctional family, couples, unfulfillment, love and romance, unsupportive spouse, crumbling marriage, impossible love, couple relations, family problems, estrangement, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 60s
Place: bahamas, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.5
 1K
Máncora (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Peru
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Following the suicide of his father, haunted by inner demons and his hatred for the world, Santiago decides to escape from Lima and take refuge in Máncora, a beach to the north of Peru where it is always summer.
Style: serious, sexual, sentimental, contemplative, sexy ...
Plot: adultery, swinger couple, cheating wife, infidelity, threesome, love triangle, stepbrother stepsister relationship, strong sexual content, coping, sexual relations, vacation, sex on the beach ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: peru, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Sandpiper (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A free-spirited artist (Elizabeth Taylor), who lives near California's Big Sur, meets the administrator (Richard Burton) of the parochial school that her young son attends and lures the cleric away from his wife (Eva Marie Saint).
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, touching, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: school, clergy, love triangle, love, friendship, infidelity, beach, deer, unwed mother, romance, boarding school, destructive relationship ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.4
 45
Playtime (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young American girl at a French boarding school develops a crush on an egotistical sculptor living next door. One night, driving in a drunken stupor, he runs over and kills a man, and she witnesses it.
Plot: adultery, seduction, sculptor, american abroad, infidelity, coffee, love, ferrari, chateau, hit and run, older man younger woman relationship, male female relationship ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.0
 686
Silsiilay (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A group of women find solidarity with each other as they negotiate their complicated love-lives.
Plot: infidelity, stepmother stepson relationship, adultery, panic attack, love, husband wife relationship, betrayal, love triangle, extramarital affair, marriage, pregnancy, commitment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 9K
Emmanuelle (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Emmanuelle, a svelte, naive young woman, is en route to Bangkok where she'll join her new husband. He works for the French Embassy and has a lovely home, several dedicated servants, and an expensive car at his disposal. Once Emmanuelle arrives, ...
Style: erotic, sexy, controversial, serious, realistic ...
Plot: unfaithful wife, explicit sex, sexual arousal, strong sexual content, sexual relations, infidelity, erotica, sex scene, looking for sex, sexual fantasy, sexual perversion, cheating wife ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: asia, thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.8
 960
X, Y and Zee (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The venomous and amoral wife of a wealthy architect tries, any way she can, to break up the blossoming romance between her husband and his new mistress; a good-natured young widow who holds a dark past.
Style: emotional, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, adultery, couples, haunted by the past, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, romance, other woman, husband wife relationship, wife husband relationship, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 7.3
 601
Existence (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Astitva is a bold film with adultery. An ambitious male chauvinist and his loving wife are happily married but the guy is not able to give time to the family as he want to make it big in life. His work is of paramount importance to him. His work ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, crumbling marriage, infidelity, breakup, family problems, unsupportive spouse, pregnancy, women's rights, seduction ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Cruel Intentions 3 (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two guys at a college prep school make wagers on seducing naive young girls, and then meet their match when they agree to see which one can seduce the most popular and devious girl who has her own agenda to everything.
Style: sexy, sexual, stylized, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: manipulation, teenager, love triangle, betrayal, seduction, love and romance, youth, dishonesty, rivalry, coming of age, manipulations, womanizer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
An Eye for Beauty (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An architect and his wife see their relationship challenged.
Style: captivating, sexy, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: extramarital affair, infidelity, sexual relations, life turned upside down, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, dishonesty, strong sexual content, love triangle, adultery, architect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, montreal, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.2
 4K
Satisfaction (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A provocative drama that explores modern marriage at its midpoint. Through the lens of one couple, Neil Truman and his wife, Grace, this series answers the question, “What do you do when having it all is not enough?” by delving into their ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: marriage, crumbling marriage, husband wife relationship, family problems, dishonesty, couple relations, infidelity, dysfunctional marriage, under the surface, adultery, female nudity, male escort ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Something's Cooking (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A small group of amateur cooks and kitchen guests discover exactly why some refer to the kitchen as the "heart of the house".
Style: realistic, psychological, emotional, captivating, touching ...
Plot: infidelity, cause and meaning, cooking and food, couples, family relations, husband wife relationship, marriage, pregnancy, guilt, seduction, kitchen, neighbor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
An Unusual Affair (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Story: Jochen Wenzel, a young teacher, married with two kids, one day surprisingly falls in love with a young male colleague, Tom Leuthner and they begin an unusual affair (= "Eine aussergewöhnliche Affäre"). While Ina, Jochen's wife, ...
Style: touching, suspense, sincere, captivating
Plot: gay lead character, gay, gay husband, lgbt, love triangle, fall in love, husband wife relationship, infidelity, extramarital affair, falling in love, bisexual, homosexual ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
All Ladies Do It (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Diana is a Roman wife happily married to sympathetic Paolo but she is keen on playing benign games of seduction with other men while resisting the advances of chic lingerie shop owner Silvio. She narrates her adventures to Paolo in order to ...
Style: sexy, sexual, erotic, entertaining, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: adultery, erotica, infidelity, cuckold, voyeur, strong sexual content, looking for sex, lust, female orgasm, ecstasy, couples, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
Place: venice, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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